Chief Industries to distribute OPIsystems' product line
June 01, 2003
by Emily Buckley
KEARNEY, NEBRASKA, U.S. — Chief Industries Inc. Agri-Industrial Division and Canada-based OPIsystems Inc. have signed a Master Distributor Agreement establishing Chief Agri-Industrial Division as a distributor of OPIsystems products and tech-nology. Through its growing global dealer network, Chief will be responsible for the international mar-keting, promotion, sales and distribution of OPI’s StorMax product lines. OPI will be responsible to provide training and technical support as well as producing and supplying the equipment and software for its grain management systems.
"OPIsystems is pleased to have teamed up with Chief to help bring complete grain management solutions to the marketplace," said Dave Crompton, president of OPIsystems Inc. "Chief has shown a renewed commitment to bring added value to the grain storage market, and we believe the combination of OPI and Chief products, services, and people will provide industry leading solutions to today’s grain management needs."
Roger Townsend, general manager of Chief’s Agri-Industrial Div., said Chief "recognizes OPI as a technology leader in grain monitoring and control systems. Our agreement with OPI is another positive step forward for Chief in providing complete solutions to the grain storage market."
Chief Industries Inc. has international operations in France and the U.K. It’s Agri-Industrial Division manufactures and markets a complete line of grain storage, conditioning, and handling systems.